Happy Birthday to Some Amazing Ladies!
Today we have some amazing women to celebrate, in no particular order.
First up, Wendy O. Williams, of Plasmatics fame! Wendy O. died in 1998. She was a total inspiration to me as a teenager. I saw her band many times and got to meet her too. She was super nice.
Here’s a Plasmatics tune and their outrageous stage show:
Today is also the birthday of Gladys Knight.
Here is my favorite song by her:
It’s also Kylie Minogue’s birthday. I love this piece she did with Nick Cave:
It’s also my Mom’s birthday. She really loves this song by the late Mick Karn:
Now how’s that for some eclectic musical enjoyment?